A Tribe Called Beauty 2018 Year In Review

Now that 2018 has come to a close and we are starting a fresh new year, I thought this would be a good time to look back at some of my favourite articles posted and new series that were created for A Tribe Called Beauty in 2018. In no way will these be in order… Continue reading A Tribe Called Beauty 2018 Year In Review

Holiday Gift Guide 2018

Its officially December, & if your like me, you most likely already have your Christmas tree up and presents already wrapped and set nicely under the tree.  This year is my sons first Christmas, so I MAY have gone a little over board and started the holidays a bit too soon. But I dont care,… Continue reading Holiday Gift Guide 2018

Teachings & Traditions: The Four Sacred Medicines + Smudging Ceremony

Last week’s Teachings & Traditions post was on the Medicine Wheel which contains the Four Sacred Medicines in its Four Directions, North, South, East and West. I thought I’d share more about the Four Sacred Medicines in this weeks Teachings and Traditions seeing as these medicines play a vital role in our culture. The four… Continue reading Teachings & Traditions: The Four Sacred Medicines + Smudging Ceremony

Introducing Native Reads: Indigenous Literature and Authors

I’ve been trying to come up with a way that I’d introduce a series on A Tribe Called Beauty that featured all my favourite Indigenous Authors & Literature, as well as the Native books that Im currently reading. Rather than throwing them all into one post, (which was the initial plan) and updating the series… Continue reading Introducing Native Reads: Indigenous Literature and Authors

Inspirational Indigenous Women: Autumn Peltier

Autumn Peltier is a 13 year old Eagle Clan Anishnaabekwe from Wikwemikong Unceded Territory in Northern Ontario and has to be the most inspirational young lady I’ve ever learned about. I’ve been hearing about Autumn and the amazing work that she’s been doing for our water and our First Nations people. Autumn has been advocating… Continue reading Inspirational Indigenous Women: Autumn Peltier

Teachings & Traditions Tuesday: The Eagle Feather

To be given an Eagle Feather is the highest honour that can be awarded within Indigenous culture. Both Bald and Golden Eagles are highly revered and considered sacred. They are honoured with great care and shown the deepest respect. They represent honesty, truth, majesty, strength, courage, wisdom, power and freedom. As they roam the sky,… Continue reading Teachings & Traditions Tuesday: The Eagle Feather

Natural Beauty Essentials: Witch Hazel

I’ve heard about the amazing effects Witch Hazel has for acne and acne scars, but honestly never really looked around for a product that contains this natural ingredient. I use Tea Tree Oil as a spot treatment, so I thought using both Witch Hazel and Tea Tree Oil would be over kill. 2 weeks ago,… Continue reading Natural Beauty Essentials: Witch Hazel